Heather Wilkins


Pondering Life - Poem by Heather Wilkins

As I ponder life without
you
I cannot comprehend
the picture.
Without you, tomorrow
would not exist.

A shard forever lost
wandering the streets
of life
forever alone.


Comments about Pondering Life by Heather Wilkins

  • Rajesh Thankappan (12/27/2014 9:55:00 AM)


    Sometimes a shard breaks away from us and the loss is irreparable pushing us to despondency. But let me here hope that every cloud has its silver lining. Thanks for sharing it on PH. (Report) Reply

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  • Lyn Paul (11/18/2014 7:58:00 AM)


    Thank you again Heather.... I would be more than happy to send you a souvenir Australian pen, even 2 so you can add the other wonderful words you have written. x (Report) Reply

  • Stephen Katona (10/18/2014 7:34:00 AM)


    You've captured how so many people must feel when they lose a close companion. It would be lovely to hear of the shard noticing light reflecting off a similarly lonely shard, and each looking through the other to once again take pleasure in seeing the world. (Report) Reply

  • Mohammad Skati (9/11/2014 12:19:00 PM)


    Pretty thoughts of a great poet are expressed in poetry. Thanks. (Report) Reply

  • (8/28/2014 5:40:00 PM)


    A lover deep in thought... the word shard somehow really expresses the depth of pain. Beautifully written (Report) Reply

  • Pintu Mahakul (8/17/2014 4:40:00 AM)


    Thank you very much madam. Pondering the life is a definitely beautiful poem and heart touchable. (Report) Reply

  • Mehta Hasmukh Amathalal (7/7/2014 12:11:00 AM)


    As I ponder life without.. nice one...10

    life can be nowhere
    as i dare
    and dream
    world without you
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  • Khairul Ahsan (12/2/2013 11:18:00 AM)


    'A shard forever lost
    wandering the streets
    of life
    forever alone.'
    Very touchy! A poignant picture.
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  • (10/22/2013 11:20:00 PM)


    wandering the streets of life forever alone- very sad and touching, well done - Phineas Poe 23/10/2013 (Report) Reply

  • Guy Dimitri Jagodinski (9/10/2013 6:27:00 AM)


    Excellent poem. All the meaning expressed in a well written short. Thanks. The flow was great and the meaning felt. (Report) Reply

  • Lyn Paul (9/3/2013 4:29:00 PM)


    A lovely write expressed so well (Report) Reply

  • (9/2/2013 11:46:00 AM)


    Very sad but poignant Heather. (Report) Reply

  • Mohabeer Beeharry (8/22/2013 3:42:00 PM)


    Sad. But very vivid.
    I love it.

    Mohabeer Beeharry
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  • (8/14/2013 8:16:00 AM)


    beautifully written.................................... (Report) Reply

  • (8/10/2013 6:21:00 AM)


    Very nice poem.If you have time go through my poems.Thanks (Report) Reply

  • (8/10/2013 6:20:00 AM)


    Very nice poem.If you have time go through my poems.Thanks (Report) Reply

  • Mehta Hasmukh Amathalal (8/4/2013 10:45:00 AM)


    As I ponder life without
    you, , dificult to imagine, , , nice one...10
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  • (7/11/2013 10:27:00 AM)


    A clear vision expressed succinctly; keep on writing with confidence. (Report) Reply

  • Somanathan Iyer (6/22/2013 11:23:00 AM)


    A lament with heavy heart. nice poem. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, August 8, 2010



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